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Nene’s Skills For The Future
If you’ve been fortunate enough to join a heritage line as a young volunteer, you’ll be only too aware that experiences gained there can put you in good stead for your future career and life in general. Opportunities abound to interact with a whole c
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Brigg Footbridge Rebuilt For Second Life In Wensleydale
A CHANCE conversation aboard a Wensleydale Railway train led to a classic Victorian footbridge being restored to its former glory. Darlington-based bridge builder Cleveland Bridge UK agreed to carry out the work after learning that the footbridge whi
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Bearing Up: The British Isles’ Newest Steam Locomotive
THE latest new-build steam locomotive in the British Isles has hauled its first public train on the Isle of Man’s Groudle Glen Railway (GGR). Unable to facilitate the permanent return of the 2ft gauge line’s original Bagnall 2-4-0T No. 1781 of 1905 P